Category Archives: Art and Craft

New Glaze Research with Meyer Clay and Cedar Ash

 ast week I did some testing for cone 6 glazes made with the clay and ash from the farm.  I would like to develop some nice glazes from those materials to use in my electric kiln at cone 6.  The … Continue reading

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Making Bouja Bowls!

oday we unloaded some more hay from the hayloft in the morning (we figure there is hopefully only 3 more loads (60 bales) left)!  I also loaded my small electric kiln with the Bouja bowls above that I threw this last … Continue reading

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Argillologists

rgillologists is what my student, Jackson, and I named ourselves as we dug clay at the farm all afternoon today.  Argilla is Latin for clay.  It was a fantastic day, with the scouring rush > blooming around us.  This was … Continue reading

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Back at Clay Makin’

n Wednesday, my Mom helped me set up our clay processing equipment behind the barn.  I ran all of the trimmings (clay scraps from pottery making) from our ‘gutter’ from last year through the whole process to clean them, so the … Continue reading

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Bell Tree

ll week long we have been getting ready for my sister Michelle’s wedding, with the groom’s dinner at the farm tonight!  I thought I better dig out of storage these ceramic bells I threw years ago.  They look so nice … Continue reading

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